Archie T. McBride, 82, a retired draftsman, died Sunday in Crestwood Health Care Center, Wheatfield, after a brief illness. He was 82.
Mr. McBride was born in St. Catharines, Ont., where he went to school and lived most of his life. He moved to Niagara Falls after becoming a U.S. citizen in 1975.
Mr. McBride was a draftsman at Foster-Wheeler Associates in St. Catharines for 32 years. He retired in 1987.
He was a stamp and coin collector and enjoyed gardening, bird-watching, ballroom dancing and bowling.
His wife of five years, the former Mary Scarupa Schrieber, died in 2001.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 11th Street and South Avenue, preceded by prayers at 10 in Rhoney Funeral Home, 1124 Ontario Ave. Entombment will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lewiston.